Reports have surfaced this morning, speculating that Bertrand Guyon might be Schiaparelli's new creative director. Guyon is a seasoned couture designer, who is currently with Valentino, the École de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne graduate has also previously worked at both Christian Lacroix and Givenchy.

The Diego Della Valle-owned house of Schiaparelli has been searching for a new creative director following the departure of Marco Zanini in November 2014. According to rumours, Guyon is high on Valle's wanted list.

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